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Your Captain – Joel Frank


Boating Experience –

40 years on boats ranging in size from Sunfish to 53’ sailing ketch.

Areas cruised – Coastal Atlantic Ocean (Maine to North Carolina), Narragansett Bay, Chesapeake Bay, Lake Huron/Canadian North Channel, Erie Canal (NY), Intracoastal  Waterway (ICW), Coastal Pacific Ocean to Santa Catalina Island.


Qualifications And Certifications

US Coast Guard Merchant Marine Captain’s License

Certified US Sailing Instructor

Sailing Instructor-2 years, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC

Sailing Instructor/Program Director-3 years, Pamlico Sea Base High Adventure Camp, BSA


Related Certifications

Retired Navy – Surface Warfare Commander – 21 years Active Duty

Sea duty on various ships – Navigator/Operations/Communications/Chief Engineer